Hamilton White House

Have you seen Lin-Manuel Miranda’s 2009 visit to The White House? He literally mentions that he’s working onย Hamilton (and it seems like a joke but isn’t) and OMG watching that and knowing what happened is fantastic: And a few days ago, President Obama welcomed Lin-Manuel and Hamilton to The White House: I’ve listened to the […]

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Be on the Watch

The Laughing Heart by Charles Bukowski your life is your life donโ€™t let it be clubbed into dank submission. be on the watch. there are ways out. there is light somewhere. it may not be much light but it beats the darkness. be on the watch. the gods will offer you chances. know them. take […]

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Poetry 101

I’ve spent hardly any time reading poetry. Ever. Except in a few random literature courses in which it was assigned and required and usually nothing about it woke me up. But sometimes I’ll catch a line or two of a piece and get the feeling that I’m missing out. Recommendations, please! ๐Ÿ˜€ Here’s a cute, […]

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Indian Summer, a poem

  In youth, it was a way I had To do my best to please, And change, with every passing lad, To suit his theories. But now I know the things I know, And do the things I do; And if you do not like me so, To hell, my love, with you!   –Dorothy […]

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